Welcome to the new catalog for Santa Fe Public Library. We'd love to hear your feedback.

The sandcastle

Book Cover
Average Rating
Publisher:
Penguin Books,
Pub. Date:
1978.
Edition:
Repr.
Language:
Undetermined
Lexile measure:
890L
Description
A sparklingly profound novel about the conflict between love and loyalty The quiet life of schoolmaster Bill Mor and his wife Nan is disturbed when a young woman, Rain Carter, arrives at the school to paint the portrait of the headmaster. Mor, hoping to enter politics, becomes aware of new desires. A complex battle develops, involving love, guilt, magic, art, and political ambition. Mor's teenage children and their mother fight discreetly and ruthlessly against the invader. The Head, himself disenchanted, advises Mor to seize the girl and run. The final decision rests with Rain. Can a "great love" be purchased at too high a price?
Also in This Series
More Like This
More Details
ISBN:
9780140014747
Lexile measure:
890L
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID 65a98871-835b-7f81-c1b2-ebf36470a010
Grouping Title sandcastle
Grouping Author murdoch iris
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-08-11 04:21:02AM
Last Indexed 2018-11-17 04:33:43AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
author Murdoch, Iris.
author_display Murdoch, Iris
available_at_santafe Main Library
detailed_location_santafe Main
display_description
format_category_santafe Books
format_santafe Book
id 65a98871-835b-7f81-c1b2-ebf36470a010
isbn 9780140014747
item_details ils:.b10487396|.i16999940|Main|Fiction Murdoch, I|||1|false|false|||||*CHECK SHELF*||mn||
itype_santafe Regular Circ
last_indexed 2018-11-17T11:33:43.684Z
lexile_score 890
literary_form Non Fiction
literary_form_full Non Fiction
local_callnumber_santafe Fiction Murdoch, I
owning_library_santafe Santa Fe Public Library
owning_location_santafe Main Library
primary_isbn 9780140014747
publishDate 1978
record_details ils:.b10487396|Book|Books|Repr.|Undetermined|Penguin Books,|1978.|312 p. ; 19 cm.
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_santafe
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
ils:.b10487396 .i16999940 On Shelf *CHECK SHELF* false true true false false true 9999
series Penguin books
series_with_volume Penguin books|
title_display The sandcastle
title_full The sandcastle / Iris Murdoch
title_short The sandcastle